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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Apr 01, 2005
By dvm360.com staff
ST. JOSEPH, MO. — Boehringer Ingelheim Vetmedica Inc. received Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval for the use of Metacam® (meloxicam) injection in felines.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Apr 01, 2005
Lymphoma is the most common hematopoietic neoplasm affecting both dogs and cats and results from the malignant transformation of lymphocytes.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Apr 01, 2005
In 2003, frequency of calcium oxalate uroliths fell to 47 percent; frequency of struvite uroliths rose 42 percent.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Mar 01, 2005
By dvm360.com staff
St. Louis — Purina Veterinary Diets introduces a therapeutic weight-loss formula for cats.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Mar 01, 2005
Although the prevalence of self-directed behaviors is not well-documented in dogs or cats, it is likely underappreciated because animals are not typically presented for evaluation of such behaviors unless the clients think their pets are manifesting a behavior problem or some degree of injury as a consequence of the behavior.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Mar 01, 2005
By dvm360.com staff
To help restrain fractious cats, use a bathmat.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Feb 01, 2005
Tooth resorption is the most common dental problem in cats, with studies worldwide showing a prevalence rate (in cats presented for dental problems) of up to 75%.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Feb 01, 2005
Neurodegenerative diseases in dogs and cats can result from a wide variety of pathologic processes.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Feb 01, 2005
A 2-year-old intact male Siamese cat was presented to the University of Wisconsin School of Veterinary Medicine's Dermatology Service for evaluation of self-mutilation and psychogenic licking of the forelimbs and abdomen.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Jan 01, 2005
In this article, we offer guidance on what drug or combination of drugs to use, concentrating mainly on postoperative analgesia.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jan 01, 2005
By dvm360.com staff
Duluth, Ga.—Merial, announces a new, non-adjuvanted feline leukemia vaccine to its Purevax, line of vaccines.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Jan 01, 2005
In this retrospective study from a veterinary teaching hospital, the records of 15 dogs and three cats surviving cardiopulmonary arrest were reviewed to describe the animals' resuscitations and outcomes.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Dec 01, 2004
By dvm360.com staff
If you are having trouble getting a fractious cat out of its carrier and onto the scale, simply take the top off the carrier and hold the carrier top over the scale to create a different hiding place.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Nov 01, 2004
The options for treating feline hyperthyroidism include surgery, medical therapy, and radioiodine therapy.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Nov 01, 2004
In this article, I describe the most common clinical signs and physical examination findings in hyperthyroid cats. I also review the available diagnostic methods, including their advantages and disadvantages.